Uncooked pizza dough is tossed to create the signature shape and dizzy it long enough to load it with toppings before it runs back to the park for ultimate frisbee. Bite into some spinnable eats with today’s Groupon: for $10, you get $20 worth of pizza at Geno’s Pizzeria in downtown Lansing.
Geno’s Pizzeria is an East Coast–style pizza parlor, specializing in foldable slices made with dough baked fresh daily. Open a chow down session with garlic knots ($4.25), which covers all areas of the pizzeria food pyramid including, garlic, butter, olive oil, parsley, basil, and romano. Inside the kitchen, crust commandos toss pies by hand and crush San Marzano–style tomatoes for the eatery’s distinct sauce. The menu offers specialty creations such as the salami, pepperoni, ham and veggies hoagie pie (14”, $17), as well as many triangular slice choices ($3 for one or $5.50 for two), accommodating stomachs not far along enough in Geometry to digest an entire circle. The pie shop provides a comfortable respite with brick walls and a taste bud attracting display case of pizzas kept behind glass to protect them from sneezes and desperate salami thieves.
208 S Washington Sq.
Lansing, Michigan 48933